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Jan
9
asked Is the price of higher intelligence and more complex behaviours more mental illness?
Jan
9
comment How does cognitive science explain the origins of intuition and intelligence, that accurately describes the laws of nature?
@caseyr547: "Our work shows that the price of higher intelligence and more complex behaviours is more mental illness." this quote from the article is interesting. from my personal experience and observations I have to say this seems true. Perhaps in modern humans this is where that intuition comes from: different mutations in the brain genes or the shaping of the brain....
Jan
9
revised How does cognitive science explain the origins of intuition and intelligence, that accurately describes the laws of nature?
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Jan
6
asked How does cognitive science explain the origins of intuition and intelligence, that accurately describes the laws of nature?
Jan
6
comment Why is “breaking a car” considered a sort of therapy?
@metacompactness: being in control helps relive symptoms, if you are breaking something you feel that you are in control of it.
Dec
28
comment What does it mean to overthink?
good question......
Dec
10
comment Do laypeople think lifestyle changes are effective at preventing and treating disease?
can you clarify the fist paragraph....but usually laziness combined whith who is doing it to begin with. as soon as the cool person it does it, they all follow...
Dec
10
comment Is extreme empathy and compassion considered a disorder?
very god points, thank you...
Dec
10
comment Is extreme empathy and compassion considered a disorder?
@GrizzLy: I agree with you..but in this world it is not rewarded...
Dec
10
revised What makes some criminals glamorous to others?
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Dec
10
asked What makes some criminals glamorous to others?
Dec
6
awarded  Critic
Dec
6
asked Is extreme empathy and compassion considered a disorder?
Nov
14
comment What is the name of the effect or concept behind getting along better with people after time apart?
Absence makes the heart grow fonder
Nov
14
awarded  Civic Duty
Nov
14
comment Is it possible to objectively measure the amount of pleasure a person is experiencing?
@user1306322 emlab.berkeley.edu/wp/mcfadden0105/ScienceofPleasure.pdf
Nov
14
comment Is it possible to objectively measure the amount of pleasure a person is experiencing?
metro.co.uk/2013/01/25/…
Nov
13
comment Theories of Hunter/Gatherers in the 21st Century
@dgo-a: "...would still prefer to sit around and talk with their friends..." - yeah, most everyone is, what other theory do you want?
Oct
18
comment Impact of the first love experience
amazon.com/City-Light-Harry-Mazer/dp/0590405152
Sep
4
comment How does recalling a specific memory decrease depression?
wow, amazing info, thanks...wonder why I have never heard of this before...